Tribal Government

SaginawChippewa Indian Tribe Council

The Saginaw Chippewa Indian Tribe Council is committed to providing information of interest to all its members, both on and off the reservation.

Our Tribal Council
( l to r:) Tim Davis (district 1),Chip Neyome (district 1), Jennifer Wassegijig (district 1), Michele Stanley (district 3, At-large), Shelly Bailey(Tribal Treasurer),Lorna Kahgegab (Sub-Chief),Steve Pego (Chief), Sandra Sprague (Secretary), Lindy Hunt (district 1),Delmar Jackson (district 1), Julius Peters (district 1), Ron Nelson (district 2)

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Information Technology: Training
Information Technology: Training
The IT Technical Training Division is available to assist all associates within the Saginaw Chippewa Indian Tribe's organization. Our goal is to support and aid associates with their job duties and help them understand and effectively utilize the Microsoft Office Products. We offer a variety of instructor led Microsoft Office training sessions, such as Excel, PowerPoint, Word, Outlook and Publisher. We also offer ongoing Keyboarding courses to increase your typing efficiency.

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A selection from the Ziibiwing Cultural Center
A Ziibiwing Center Collection
With the help of our contributors in 2007, the ZC Collections Committee acquired 1,483 artifacts that are beneficial to the cultural and spiritual well-being of the tribe.

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Human Resources

The Human Resources Office of the Saginaw Chippewa Indian Tribe handles all recruitment, application and job placement for individuals interested in seeking employment here. There are a wide variety of available opportunities. The tribe supports an array of activities similar to what you find in any municipality, including hotel and gaming enterprises, governmental services, and educational administration.

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The IT Multimedia Group offers video production and live webcasting to all Tribal Organizations. See our newest videos here!

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Addiction & Traditional Approaches to Healing

Time: 8:45 a.m. - 4 p.m. Location: 7th Generation Program 7957 E. Remus Rd. Mt. Pleasant, MI 48858 Introduction | 8:45 a.m. | Milton Pelcher, 7th Generation Program Director Understanding Addiction | 9 a.m. | Marty Malcolm, CMU Dept. of Community Health Lunch | 12 p.m. | Provided by 7th Generation staff Traditional Approaches to Healing | 12:45 p.m. | Jake and Mary Pine Questions & Answers/Discussion | 3 p.m. Closing Remarks | 3:30 p.m. | Milton Pelcher, 7th Generation Program Director About the presenters Marty Malcolm is a lecturer II in the School of Health Science in the Herbert H. and Grace A. Dow College of Health Professions at Central Michigan University. He teaches Substance Abuse and Community Health classes and has been with the university for the past 11 years. He currently is the academic adviser for the substance abuse minor. He is the current academic adviser for CMU’s Eta Sigma Gamma. He is very up-to-date on substance abuse and issues pertaining to the neurobiology of the brain regarding substance abuse and mental health. Marty also worked for the Saginaw Chippewa Indian Tribe for five years as the clinical supervisor for Behavioral Health. He often has a line of students at his door asking for advice and guidance in their college career. Mary Pine is from Wiwemikong First Nation, Ontario, Canada. She is married to Jake Pine. She resided in Garden River along the Echo River. Mary has one boy and one girl and she has a good relationship with Jake’s children and grandchildren. She has one course remaining in the Native Human Service Program to complete. She has put off her studies to work in Native organizations in Canada and the United States. She has worked for the past nine years as a traditional healer helper. Jake Pine is from Garden River First Nation, Ontario, Canada. Jake is married to Mary Pine. He has resided in Garden River along the Echo River for more than 50 years. He has five boys and 10 grandchildren and three great grandchildren. He has been working in Native organizations in Canada and the United States for the past 30 years as a traditional healer (traditional practitioner).
Published: 3/2/2015 10:45:21 AM

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Art in the Sky workshop with Brian Corbiere and Jolene Quinlan
Published: 3/2/2015 4:00:00 PM - Ziibiwing Cultural Center

In association with Native Skywatchers: “Reach for the Art in the Sky” exhibit. April 13-17, 2015 5:30pm - 8:30pm.
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Native Skywatchers
Published: 3/2/2015 2:00:00 PM - Ziibiwing Cultural Center

Changing Exhibit March 21- September 26, 2015. Grand opening : March 21, 2015 from 11am-3pm
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Live Webcast - Addiction & Traditional Approaches to Healing - Friday, Feb. 27, 2015
Published: 2/27/2015 2:00:00 PM - 7th Generation Programs

This one-day conference will focus on addiction and how it affects the physical, spiritual, mental and emotional well being.
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AMSOIL Championship SnoCross
Published: 2/27/2015 10:00:00 AM - Tribal Observer

At The Soaring Eagle Casino & Resort Feb 27-28
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Tribal Community Activities March 2015
Published: 2/27/2015 9:00:00 AM - Public Relations

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Anishinabe Miijim Community Potluck
Published: 2/26/2015 2:00:00 PM - Ziibiwing Cultural Center

February 26, 6pm to 8pm. Free and open to the public.
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Press Release - Banishment
Published: 2/26/2015 2:00:00 PM - Public Relations

The Saginaw Chippewa Indian Tribal Council has taken a bold and proactive position today to assert Tribal sovereignty on their War on Drugs.
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Lone Wolf Paintball - Super Saturday Event
Published: 2/25/2015 1:00:00 PM - Youth LEAD Department

Saturday, March 28. Leaving the Eagles Nest Tribal Gym at 10:45 a.m. and returning by 7:30 p.m.
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8th Annual Saginaw Chippewa Round Dance
Published: 2/25/2015 10:00:00 AM - Public Relations

The 8th Annual Saginaw Chippewa Round Dance invites all singers and families to attend.
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FEMA Offers Safety Tips for Continued Cold Temperatures
Published: 2/24/2015 10:00:00 AM - Tribal Observer

In an effort to provide bonus coverage, Team Observer joins with Nimkee Public Health Emergency Planning, SCIT Public Relations and the U.S. Department of Homeland Security in this public service announcement from their Chicago field office.
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At-Large Bingo
March 5th 1-3pm
Youth LEAD Luau
March 6th 6-8pm
Round Dance
March 13th 9pm-1am
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